alessandra seiter
librarian // data + digital + spatial + media

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Data Literacy
>>Data Resources for HKS Affiliates LibGuide. Harvard Kennedy School. 2019 - Present.
>>Data & Donuts discussion series. Harvard Kennedy School. 2018 - Present.

Multimedia
>>Behind the Book faculty interview series. Harvard Kennedy School. 2018 - Present, in collaboration with the Office of Communications & Public Affairs.
>>The Myth of Library Neutrality, Part 1 and Part 2. Interview on KBOO's Off the Shelf. Fall 2018.
>>Cryptocurrency: A Tech Tutorial for Library & Information Professionals. Simmons University (Boston, MA). October 2017.

Writing
>>Bicycle Collisions in Boston, 2009-2012: Concentrations, Proximities, Conditions, and Demographics. Harvard Extension School (Cambridge, MA). Winter 2019. View the full report and poster.
>>Smart Cities and Participatory Planning: A Cautionary Comparison. Presented at the 17th Community Informatics Research Network (CIRN) Conference. Monash University (Prato Centre, Italy). November 2019. View the paper and presentation slides.
>>Libraries can't afford to welcome hate. Socialist Worker. July 2018.
>>Libraries, Power and Justice: Towards a Sociohistorically Informed Intellectual Freedom. Presented at the 2018 ALA Annual Conference, winner of the Progressive Librarians Guild's 2018 Miriam Braverman Memorial Prize, forthcoming in Progressive Librarian. June 2018.

Organizing
>>Cambridge Mutual Aid Network. 2020-Present.
>>Science for the People Mapping Collective & Mutual Aid Working Group. 2019 - Present.